Gertrude Mona Alcoke

16 April 1897–12 February 1964 (Age 66)
Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States

The Life of Gertrude Mona

When Gertrude Mona Alcoke was born on 16 April 1897, in Newton, Jasper, Illinois, United States, her father, Robert Henry Alcoke Jr., was 49 and her mother, Ida Celeste Winterrowd, was 40. She married Charles Ernest Price on 16 April 1921, in Illinois, United States. She lived in Berkeley, Alameda, California, United States in 1920 and Casey, Clark, Illinois, United States in 1930. She died on 12 February 1964, at the age of 66, and was buried in Jasper, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Ernest Price
1890–1950
Gertrude Mona Alcoke
1897–1964
Marriage: 16 April 1921

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1921
Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Henry Alcoke Jr.

    Male1847–1912Male

    Ida Celeste Winterrowd

    Female1857–1925Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 9

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 19

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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Sources (3)

  • Gertrude Alcock in household of G W Alcock, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Gertrude Price in household of Charles E Price, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mame G Alcoke in household of Robert H Alcoke, "United States Census, 1900"

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